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HOW TO SELECT THE PERFECT FRAME TO SUIT YOUR FACE

It’s a shame how people start to see all their imperfections when choosing a pair of spectacles. Here is the standard guideline for face shapes: Round Face - Create definition and structure with rectangular frames. Square Face - Angular faces is soften by rounder frames. Oval Face - Square and bold shapes will enhance your features. Heart shape Face - Balance your features with deeper frames such as the classic aviator style. With recent focus on body image, defining beauty and gender neutral styling, is no better time to throw out the rule book. Set your own trend and embrace your unique features. It’s a shame how people start to see all their imperfections when choosing a pair of spectacles. ‘Wabi-Sabi’ - The Japanese philosophy that finds the beauty in imperfection. ‘sabi’ alludes to the beauty or serenity that comes with age. Image by Kristian-Olsen eyewear.